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Going Green with Goats

Posted on May 2, 2022

The City is utilizing goats on the land south of Wilkinson Blvd near the Abbey Creek to clear out the overgrown underbrush and eat the invasive kudzu that has taken over the area. These goats are environmentally friendly, will have minimal negative impact to the area ecosystems, and let’s be honest they are so much...
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2021 Annual Water Report

Posted on April 6, 2022

2021 Water Quality Report Click on the link above to view the 2021 Annual Water Report
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Parks and Recreation Spring Newsletter

Posted on March 29, 2022

Click on the link above to view the new "A Walk In The Park" Parks and Recreation Newsletter Parks & Recreation Newsletter
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Planning & Zoning 2021 Year End Report

Posted on March 1, 2022

Click the link below to view the report! 2021 Year End Report
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Winter/Spring 2022 Transportation Newsletter

Posted on February 14, 2022

Click the link below to view our quarterly transportation newsletter! Winter/Spring 2022 Transportation Newsletter  
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City Council Considerations for the old Belmont Middle School Redevelopment

Posted on February 3, 2022

The Belmont City Council met this past weekend for their annual planning retreat and discussed potential redevelopment uses for the Belmont Middle School. During the discussion, the council outlined uses they would consider and not consider for the site. Any redevelopment will need to go through a conditional rezoning process or obtain a special use...
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31st Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Service

Posted on January 15, 2022

The 31st annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Celebration sponsored by the City of Belmont, the Belmont Coalition of Concerned Citizens, the Gaston County NAACP, the Gaston County Organization for Community Concerns, and Race Matters Community Conversation will take place Monday, January 17th, 7pm. For the second year the service will be held virtually and...
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NOW OPEN: Catawba Crossings Public Comment Opportunities

Posted on January 14, 2022

Public Comment Period: January 14 - February 13, 2022 The  Gaston-Cleveland-Lincoln Metropolitan Planning Organization (GCLMPO) and regional project sponsors are conducting a feasibility study for the Catawba Crossings Project to develop conceptual designs, cost estimates, and recommendations for a proposed new alignment roadway between NC 279 (S. New Hope Rd) in southeastern Gaston County to...

LYNX Silver Line Virtual Open House

Posted on October 22, 2021

NOW OPEN (through November 3)- Public engagement is continuing as CATS seeks valuable input for further refinement of the LYNX Silver Line light rail alignment and station locations. Please click the links below to  find updates on the ongoing planning and design efforts for the proposed LYNX Silver Line light rail.  Virtual Public Meeting Online...
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2020-2029 Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP) and 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) Updates

Posted on October 4, 2021

NOW OPEN: The Gaston Cleveland Lincoln MPO has announced a public comment period for proposed updates to the 2020-2029 Transportation Improvement Plan and 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan. Please see the official announcement below, or visit the TIP and MTP Proposed Amendments webpage for more information. The deadline for public comment is Oct. 31, 2021.  ...
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Transit-Oriented Development Virtual Workshop

Posted on September 27, 2021

NOW OPEN- CATS has now launched a virtual workshop that allows you to provide input on station area planning ideas on the proposed LYNX Silver Line station areas- including Belmont. Click the link below to share your thoughts and ideas about the early visions for what development could look like surrounding the future station location....
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Yard Waste Collection Clarification

Posted on September 15, 2021

There was some confusion generated by the yard waste flyer that recently went out in the monthly water bills about grass clippings and leaf collection. The city has and will continue to pick up grass clippings and leaves that are bagged and placed on the curb if a pick-up is scheduled by Tuesday at 12PM....
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Summer/ Fall 2021 Transportation Newsletter

Posted on August 20, 2021

Click the link below to view our first interactive transportation newsletter! Summer/ Fall 2021 Transportation Newsletter  
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Targeted Listening Sessions: Connect Beyond Regional Mobility Plan

Posted on August 16, 2021

The Connect Beyond Team is hosting targeted listening sessions with community members from across our 12-county region to help refine the draft recommendations for CONNECT Beyond's regional transit plan. These virtual listening sessions will be interactive interviews that can be done in English or Spanish and take approximately 30-minutes to complete. Each household that participates...
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Public Comment Period NOW OPEN for the 2050 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP)

Posted on August 6, 2021

AUG. 2- AUG. 31, 2021- The GCLMPO is updating its Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP), a long-range, fiscally-constrained plan that defines the transportation network that will serve both present and projected volumes of vehicular traffic, public transportation use, bicycle, pedestrian, aviation and freight travel in and around the urban area through the year 2050. The MTP...
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2020 Water Quality Report

Posted on June 9, 2021

Annual Water Quality Report Now Available The City of Belmont's 2020 Annual Water Quality Report is now available to the Public. We release this report each year to meet state requirements and to also keep our citizens informed about their drinking water. To view the report, please click the link below. VIEW 2020 WATER QUALITY...
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DelWebb to provide a portion of the South Fork Parkway & New Greenway

Posted on May 27, 2021

May 24, 2021- Belmont City Council  approved DelWebb's development plans, which will include the construction of a .73 mile segment of the new South Fork Parkway that will provide a connection between Armstrong Ford Rd and Nixon Rd in Phase 1 of the project.  The developer has also agreed to mitigate their impacts through improvements...
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City Council Adopts Resolution of Support for Light Rail Alignment

Posted on May 2, 2021

April 5, 2021- Belmont City Council adopted a Resolution of Support for the LYNX Silver Line Locally Preferred Alternative alignment and station location for the proposed light rail in Belmont.   For more information, please refer to the following presentations: February 2021 Public Engagement: Focus Area #1 (Belmont to I-485) March 15, 2021 City Council...
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Duplicate Water Public Notice

Posted on March 9, 2021

ATTENTION: Information Regarding the Water Public Notice Received With Utility Bills  This past month the City of Belmont released a Public Notice regarding your drinking water. The City posted an alert here on our website as well as sent out a flyer notification with your Utility Bills. This month you will notice there are Public...

CATS SilverLine Virtual Public Meeting

Posted on March 2, 2021

On Monday, February 16, 2021 CATS held a virtual public meeting on focus area 1 (Gaston County/Belmont to I-485).  The virtual meeting goes over details of the proposed SilverLine alignment.  To view a recording of this virtual public meeting click here.
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